Telecommute Coding Specialist in Chicago

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Illinois

Compensation: Hourly

Staff Reviewed: Thu, Feb 21, 2019

This job expires in 5 days

Job Category: Healthcare, Medical Coding

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Weekly Hours: Day Shift, Full Time

Employment Status: Independent Contractor

Employer Type: Staffing Agency

Career Level: Experienced

Additional Information: Benefits Available

Job Summary

A staffing company is searching for a person to fill their position for a Telecommute Coding Specialist in Chicago.

Candidates will be responsible for the following:

  • Identifying, collecting, assessing, monitoring and documenting claims
  • Verifying and ensuring the accuracy and appropriateness of diagnosis codes
  • Reviewing medical record information to identify all appropriate coding

Qualifications Include:

  • 2+ years of working as a medical coder
  • Coding certification through AHIMA / AAPC is required
  • Minimum of GED or high school diploma is required and will be verified
  • Excellent written verbal and communication skills
  • Technically savvy
  • High speed internet with good service